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Sippie Wallace

voc, p, 1898-1986 US, Arkansas
Singer / Musician / Songwriter of Blues and Jazz
A.k.a. Beulah Thomas Sippie Thomas

Sippie Wallace (born as Beulah Thomas, November 1, 1898 – November 1, 1986) was an American singer-songwriter. Her early career in local tent shows gained her the billing "The Texas Nightingale". Between 1923 and 1927, she recorded over 40 songs for Okeh Records, many written by herself or her brothers, George and Hersal Thomas. Her accompanists included Louis Armstrong, Johnny Dodds, Sidney Bechet, King Oliver, and Clarence Williams. Among the top female blues vocalists of her era, Wallace ranked with Ma Rainey, Ida Cox, Alberta Hunter, and Bessie Smith.

  • Vocals
  • Piano
  • Blues
  • Jazz
  • Folk
  • World
  • R&B/Soul
Popular Tracks   
I'm a Mighty Tight Woman on First Time I Met the Blues by Various Artists
Bedroom Blues (9930) on Sippie Wallace Vol. 2 by Sippie Wallace
A Man That Don't Want Me on Sippie by Sippie Wallace
Women Be Wise on Sippie by Sippie Wallace
Devil Dance Blues on Sippie Wallace Vol. 1 by Sippie Wallace
Parlor Social De Luxe on Sippie Wallace Vol. 1 by Sippie Wallace
A Jelaous Woman Like Me on Sippie Wallace Vol. 2 by Sippie Wallace
I'm A Mighty Tight Woman (9929) on Sippie Wallace Vol. 2 by Sippie Wallace
Up the Country Blues on Sippie by Sippie Wallace
Everybody Loves My Baby on Sippie by Sippie Wallace

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Title Artist Year Type
The Best Of Country Blues Women Volume 1Victoria Spivey, Sippie Wallace, Lucille Bogan, Luella Miller, Lottie Kimbrough2009Compil.
Lazy Man Blues / The Flood BluesLouis Armstrong With Sippie Wallace2000Album
Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, Volume 1, 1923-1925Sippie Wallace1995Compil.
Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, Volume 2, 1925-1945.Sippie Wallace1995Compil.
Jack Of Diamonds Blues / Special Delivery BluesLouis Armstrong with Sippie Wallace and Hersal Thomas1992Album
(1924-1927)Sippie Wallace, Louis Armstrong1990Compil.
(1923-1929)Sippie Wallace1990Compil.
Jug Band BluesJim Kweskin & The Jug Band With Sippie Wallace And Otis Spann1987Album
An Evening With Sippie WallaceAxel Zwingenberger, Sippie Wallace1986Album
Axel Zwingenberger & Sippie Wallace Vol. 1Axel Zwingenberger & Sippie Wallace1984Album
SippieSippie Wallace With James Dapogny's Chicago Jazz Band And Special Guest Appearance By Bonnie Raitt1982Album
That Red Hot MamaSippie Wallace1979Compil.
Rare Recordings Of The Twenties Vol. 4Louis Armstrong With Blanche Calloway, Baby Mae Mack, Hociel Thomas, Bertha "Chippie" Hill, Sippie Wallace, Victoria Spivey1973Compil.
Louis Armstrong With Maggie Jones, Nolan Welsh, Clara Smith, Sippie Wallace (Vol. 1)Louis Armstrong With Maggie Jones, Nolan Welsh, Clara Smith, Sippie Wallace1973Compil.
Buzz Me / Bedroom BluesSippie Wallace With Albert Ammons And His Rhythm Kings1945Album
Underworld Blues / Caledonia BluesSippie Wallace1926Album
I Am Leaving You / I've Stopped My ManSippie Wallace1925Album
Baby, I Can't Use You No More / Trouble Everywhere I RoamSippie Wallace1925Album
He's The Cause Of Me Being Blue / Let My Man Alone BluesSippie Wallace1925Album
Shorty George Blues / Up The Country BluesSippie Wallace1924Album
Little Jim/Loving You As I Loved YouJames Cohen, Sippie WallaceSingle
Sings The BluesSippie WallaceAlbum
Junior, My Little Parakeet / Mother Nature Is The Cause Of It AllSippie WallaceSingle
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